Prednisolone, also known as Prednisolone, is a synthetic accessory renal corticohormone preparation.
It is a corticosteroid, an active metabolite of prednisone, and is also used as a drug.Its main active to glucocorticoids, low mineral type of cortical hormone activity, make it suitable for a wide range of inflammatory and autoimmune conditions, such as: asthma, uveitis, gangrenous pyoderma, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, temporal arteritis and crohn’s disease, bell’s palsy, multiple sclerosis, cluster headaches, vasculitis, acute lymphocytic leukemia and autoimmune hepatitis, systemic lupus erythematosus (sle), dermatomyositis.
It is also used in the treatment of sarcomatoses.
|Appearance and properties||crystalline solid|
|Melting point||240 °C|
|Boiling point||570.6 C|
Prednisolone can be prepared by hydrocortisone elimination (dehydrogenation of Arthrobacter).
Prednisolone is used as Hormone medicine.Suitable for rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatic fever, lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, multiple myeloma, etc.